SF152 Ruby Moon ( Dolichos Lab-Lab purpureus ) A showy climber with green and wine-colored foliage, fragrant lilac-rose flowers and shiny, magenta 2-3 inch pods. Blooms and pods can used for cutting. Twining growth to 10-20 feet tall. Perfect for trellises, arbors, walls or fences. Perennial in zones 9 and 10, it can be grown as an annual everywhere. Package of 5 seeds $2.50 seedman.com
A diamond, ruby, silver and gold frog brooch the body pavé-set throughout with rose-cut diamonds, the feet pavé-set with round brilliant-cut diamonds, accented with round cabochon ruby seven-stone spine and eyes; estimated total diamond weight: 9.00 carats.
chicinlicin: Huzzah~ now I’ve got enough SU sparkly things to warrant making one big wall of glittery gifs~ Group | Garnet | Amethyst | Pearl | Steven | Rose | Sugilite | Opal | Lapis | Alexandrite | Peridot
Fabergé bonbonniere, workmaster Mikhail Perchin, St Petersburg, 1886-1896. A nephrite bonbonniere in the Chinese style, of regular bombe form, carved with rococo cartouches and supported upon eight feet. The reeded gold mount is set with rose-cut diamonds and a later cabochon ruby thumbpiece. Hillwood, Marjorie Merriweather Post.